Tag: Japanese

Mika’s Mochi Rice Cakes 餅

Mochi is a traditional Japanese rice cake that dates back to the 6th century. In the United States it started gaining popularity in the ’90s, and can now be easily...

Naming Ronin

Over the last few days I’ve been watching Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai (1954), the Japanese film that inspired The Magnificent Seven. I’m not much of a movie person, but with...